From Friday 14 to Sunday 16 February 2014, the Riverboats Music Festival returns to the banks of the mighty Murray River at Echuca‐Moama for three laid-back days and three rockin’ nights of Australian musical talent.
Indulge yourself in the stars of modern progressive music when Karnivool kick off 2014 with the Polymorphism Tour, tying in a few regional dates along the way. The band has just played a string of major European shows, including the infamous Download Festival in England. Meaghan Weiley reports.
Australian musicians and bands are riding a wave of success on the world stage and, as the northern hemisphere summer comes to a close, we’re seeing the best exports coming home to attend the ARIA Awards, our biggest celebration of the best Aussie music.
The J Awards are triple j’s annual celebration of the outstanding talent in the Australian music scene. Now, after months of judging, the winners have been announced – and they’re champion.
Located in the forests of North-Eastern Tasmania, A Festival Called Panama is a unique music and arts experience to be held over two days in March 2014. This new festival will feature a select line up of Australian and International bands, with sideshows of hard vinyl soul club DJs and world-class pop-up cabarets.
Taking place in January, Sarah Blasko’s ‘Heavenly Sounds’ tour will see her deliver what will be her last performances celebrating her ARIA-nominated album 'I Awake', writes Meaghan Weiley.
MONA FOMA is back, but not as you know it; running from Wednesday 15 January to Sunday 19 January 2014, MOFO is skipping across the Port of Hobart and anchoring down at Macquarie Wharf for the first time.
2013 has been an incredible year of music for Australian bands and artists across all genres. Seeking to acknowledge the best Australian album of the year, Triple J’s J Awards have become quite significant and a respected event since its debut eight years ago, writes Meaghan Weiley.
A beautiful venue is a usually a good indication of a good show, and that’s what was delivered when Lime Cordiale, I Know The Chief and Castlecomers took to the stage last week, writes Meaghan Weiley.
Music, Melbourne + Me: 40 Years of Mushroom & Melbourne’s Music Culture is a celebration of the last four decades of popular music represented through music, songs, posters, photographs, costumes, memorabilia and iconic Melbourne rock venues.
After 18 months of redevelopment, the Hawthorn Town Hall will officially open as the Hawthorn Arts Centre, an exceptional arts and cultural space designed specifically for the performing and visual arts and to accommodate local and national exhibitions, community workshops, theatre performances and events.